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It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the success of a voyage.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
It is not the greatness of a man's means that makes him independent, so much as the smallness of his wants.
– William CobbettRate it:
It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats.
– Assyrian ProverbRate it:
It is not the hours we put in on the job, it is what we put into the hours that counts.
– Sidney MadwedRate it:
It is not the insurrections of ignorance that are dangerous, but the revolts of the intelligence.
– James Russell LowellRate it:
It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.
– Vincent van GoghRate it:
It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to. . . . The feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.
– Vincent Van GoghRate it:
It is not the literal past that rules us, save, possibly, in a biological sense. It is images of the past.
– George SteinerRate it:
It is not the literal past that rules us, save, possibly, in a biological sense. It is images of the past. Each new historical era mirrors itself in the picture and active mythology of its past or of a past borrowed from other cultures. It tests its sense of identity, of regress or new achievement against that past.
– George SteinerRate it:
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
– Seneca the YoungerRate it:
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
– SenecaRate it:
It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.
– Sir Edmund HillaryRate it:
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
– Sir Edmund HillaryRate it:
It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the oath.
– AeschylusRate it:
It is not the position, but the disposition.
– J. E. DingerRate it:
It is not the rich man you should properly call happy, but him who knows how to use with wisdom the blessings of the gods, to endure hard poverty, and who fears dishonor worse than death, and is not afraid to die for cherished friends or fatherland.
– HoraceRate it:
It is not the situation that makes the man, but the man who makes the situation.
– Frederick W. RobertsonRate it:
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
– Charles DarwinRate it:
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent it is the one that is most adaptable to change.
– Charles Robert DarwinRate it:
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
– Charles DarwinRate it:
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
– Charles DarwinRate it:
It is not the young people that degenerate they are not spoiled till those of mature age are already sunk into corruption.
– Baron de la Brede et de MontesquieuRate it:
It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry-looking.
– Julius CaesarRate it:
It is not too strong a statement to declare that this is the way civilizations begin to die ... None of us has the right to suppose it cannot happen here.
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all trials. Pilate was, from the standpoint of the Jews, certainly the representative of autocracy. Yet he tried to protect freedom. And he yielded to a democracy.
– Joseph SchumpeterRate it:

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